Post Famil 7: Krabi’s Green and Local Tourism & Bangkok’s All Time Favourites
August 19, 2018 - August 21, 2018 -
KRABI – BANGKOK
The coastal province of Krabi features many tall limestone karst islands and an island-hopping tour is often on most visitors’ To-Do List. The islands feature white sandy beaches with dramatic rock features, surrounded by turquoise waters dotted with shallow coral reefs. The greener side to Krabi will also be explored on our tour in the Muslim enclave of Koh Klang, where you can sample village life, learn how to fish using traditional methods and learn how to make Roti with the locals.
On return to Bangkok, you will visit its world-renown Grand Palace, Wat Phra Kaew and Wat Pho where you will also have a chance to try traditional Thai massage.
SUNDAY 19 AUGUST
Bangkok – Krabi
AM: Depart from Bangkok to Krabi
08:00 Bangkok (BKK)
09:20 Krabi (KBV)
All day: Visit beautiful beaches and islands!
1st stop: Pranang Beach, secluded peninsular, accessible only by boat. Just a short walk away is a Princess Cave with decorative spirit house and the world’s famous rock climbing site.
2nd stop: Tup Island, exotic tropical island, ideal for easy snorkelling and exploring on foot. If the tide is low, you can walk along the white, sandy causeway joining the neighbouring island.
3rd stop: Poda Island, stunning jewel of the Andaman Sea with both lowland, picturesque bamboo plantation and majestic, rocky cliffs, bordered by long beautiful beach.
Overnight in Krabi
MONDAY 20 AUGUST
Local Experience at Ko Klang
All day: Ko Klang Village is a charming and peaceful island, located 5 minutes by boat from the mainland. It is a traditional fishing community where visitor can see the living relationship between islanders and sea, observing daily life as tides rise and fall. Community members use ingenious local methods to capture fish, crabs and shellfish. The island is surrounded by pristine mangroves with great bird watching opportunities. In addition to experiencing nature and culture, visitors can also visit several community arts and crafts groups.
· Fun time with colourful Pa-Teh painting
· Take a tour in the community
· Make your own Roti
· Long tail boat ride
Overnight in Krabi
TUESDAY 21 AUGUST
Krabi – Bangkok
AM: Depart from Krabi to Bangkok
10:10 Krabi (KBV)
11:30 Bangkok (BKK)
Lunch at a local restaurant by Chao Phraya River.
PM: Visit one of the world’s most visited attractions, The Grand Palace, Wat Phra Kaew (Temple of the Emerald Buddha) then try traditional Thai massage at Wat Pho. (Temple of the Reclining Buddha)